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It takes a village—How parents with mental health conditions can be successful

It takes a village—How parents with mental health conditions can be successful

May 8, 2017

When she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, anxiety with panic disorder and treatment-resistant depression at the age of 16, Melissa said having children was not something she thought she was ever go...

Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson presented and discussed the department's new Use of Force policy at the Union League Club Nov. 29.

CPD Superintendent: ‘Law enforcement is under scrutiny like never before’

December 5, 2016

For the first time in history, the Chicago Police Department is asking for community input on its Use of Force policy to improve “de-escalation” techniques and the “sanctity of life” as well as ...

The cost of being trans: the psychological, financial & legal toll of identity affirmation

The cost of being trans: the psychological, financial & legal toll of identity affirmation

September 6, 2016

Before his current job, Fox DeNova, a 24-year-old psychology and social work student at Loyola, worked security at a casino for two and a half years where he had to check individuals’ IDs to make sur...

Book of essays reflects on sociopolitical movements

Sean Andrews

By ARTS & CULTURE REPORTER

April 25, 2016

A new collection of essays edited by two Columbia professors examines the relationship between the United States’ legal system and cultural events such as the Black Lives Matter movement.“Cultural S...

Chicago-based FEE LION flaunts girl power

FEE LION, also known as Justina Kairyte, is a multi-faceted singer-songwriter based in Chicago. She is currently working on a new album and a new single release.

By Gretchen Sterba ARTS & CULTURE REPORTER

April 18, 2016

Touring usually requires a large bus and a place to stay each night, unless you’re FEE LION. The Lithuanian-born artist but long-time Chicago resident whose real name is Justina Kairyte, spent her las...

Chicago Jazz Philharmonic is one of the 14 organizations the MacArthur Foundation awarded a total of $6.5 million in grants for the 2016 year.

MacArthur grants paint bright future for Chicago nonprofits

February 29, 2016

Fourteen nonprofit arts organizations in Chicago were granted a total of $6.5 million by The MacArthur Foundation to promote the enrichment of the city’s arts and culture community.Each year, the Chicago-...

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